Our very own Steward, former Chair of the Land Trust board, and hike leader extraordinaire Alan Hurst is scheduling hikes on two properties in the next couple of months. If you have an interest in experiencing their beauty and learning more about these preserves that you have helped to protect, please contact Alan at 860-510-3870 and plan to join him for the following:
Lower Pine Brook Preserve, East Hampton
Friday, July 23, 2021 at 8:00 a.m.
Exploratory hike starting at the trailhead off Sexton Hill Rd. (directly off Rt. 151) in East Hampton. Hiking boots recommended, bring water and snacks. Kids and well-managed dogs are welcome. Approximately 4 miles. Steady rain cancels.
Palmer Preserve (Portland), starting in East Hampton
Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.
Starting at the Depot Hill Road parking lot for the Air Line Trail in East Hampton, hike to Portland(!) and take in the sights of the Palmer Preserve. Hiking boots recommended, bring water and snacks. Kids and well-managed dogs are welcome. Hike will be 4 – 6 miles with bailouts along the way. Steady rain cancels.